Faculty Directory
Chris Riesbeck

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Director, Master of Science in Computer Science Program

Co-Director, Center for Computer Science and Learning Sciences


2233 Tech Drive
Mudd Room 3117
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-7279Email Chris Riesbeck


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Computer Science


Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence

Master of Science in Product Design and Development Management Program

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Ph.D. Computer Science, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

M.A. Computer Science, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

B.A. Mathematics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Research Interests

Agile software development. Technology-enabled educational reform. Experiential knowledge-based language understanding and reasoning.

Selected Publications

  • Rees Lewis, Daniel G.; Gorson, Jamie; Maliakal, Leesha V.; Carlson, Spencer E.; Gerber, Elizabeth M; Riesbeck, Christopher K; Easterday, Matthew Wayne, Planning to iterate, Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS 1(2018-June):9-16 (2018).
  • Rees Lewis, Daniel G.; Easterday, Matthew W.; Harburg, Emily; Gerber, Elizabeth M.; Riesbeck, Christopher K., Overcoming barriers between volunteer professionals advising project-based learning teams with regulation tools, British Journal of Educational Technology 49(3):354-369 (2017).